Roll of Honour

Private Frederick Berry

Linked to: Chesterton

Service Number: 202109

Regiment: Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (2nd/4th)

Conflict: World War One

Date of Death: 23rd August 1917

Age at Death: 24

Burial/Memorial Location: Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Son of James & Clara Berry, of Little Chesterton. Born in Weston-on-the-Green, lived in Little Chesterton.

"Mrs Berry, of Little Chesterton, has now been officially informed that her son Pte. Frederick Berry, of the O. and B.L.I., was killed in action on August 23rd. A sergeant in his company speaks in high terms of the deceased soldier. He says: “he was a splendid fellow and always ready to do his bit for his mates. He was going to attend a wounded man when he was killed. I shall miss him very much.” Private Berry was only 24 years of age." Bicester Advertiser 14/09/1917